Resources on Parenting

A new year provides a time for reflection. We recount the stories that make up the past, usually with loved ones around us. Most are stories of childhood—the embellished retellings of our best and worst times. You know how it... Continue...

The holidays are a hectic and fun time. Most of us push through until a normal routine picks back up in the new year. But there are some families we often overlook—those who struggle with the frequent interruptions of the... Continue...

Trials and suffering in our lives can be anywhere from stretching to downright devastating. However, I think most people would agree that as painful as it is to endure suffering in our own lives, it can be even more painful... Continue...

Several years ago, I received an e-mail from a concerned mother and pastor’s wife who had recently discovered her 12-year-old daughter was cutting. The discovery came as a complete shock to the mother who said it was out of character... Continue...

Sharen Ford shares valuable wisdom about the church's role in foster care.  Continue...

A few years ago I stumbled upon a site dedicated to conversations about masculinity. I thought it might be an encouragement to my husband, even though it didn’t ascribe to Christianity. The first article I saw was titled, “Dear Daughter:... Continue...